James Allen is serving three life sentences for murder. No one ever said he killed anyone.
Roosevelt Myles spent 28 years in prison, only to be released into a world in lockdown. He’s happier than he’s been in a long time.
A man who has waited 20 years for a court-ordered hearing is trying to secure release from prison before the virus hits.
Tonya Crowder still dreams that she and her fiance, Roosevelt Myles—who’s been in prison for decades fighting what he says is a wrongful conviction—will one day build a life together somewhere “nice, quiet, and simple.”
In 2006 John Conroy reported an incredible story about how the Jon Burge torture scandal continues to reverberate in the judiciary
Also, man freed by Cook County state’s attorney’s office after serving 29 years in jail on two wrongful convictions of arson.
The new series on wrongful convictions highlights cases that aren’t representative of wider prison demographics.
Subject of 2013 Reader series is accused of killing a teenager in October.
The People Issue: Jerry Neal, who delivers meals to juries at the Cook County Criminal Courthouse
How many other Alton Logans are there?